RailPictures.Net Photo: CSXT 8400 CSX Transportation (CSXT) EMD SD40-2 at Mitchell, Colorado by Run8diesel
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CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
Tennessee Pass route (more..)
Mitchell, Colorado, USA (more..)
June 22, 1997
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CSXT 8400 (more..)
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A long way from home, a CSX SD40-2, formerly a Western Maryland SD40, leads an eastbound manifest through the curves at Mitchell. The train is about a mile below the summit, and a 3 unit helper set is cut-in midtrain to overcome the 3% grade. Scenes such as this would be gone forever in two short months when UP closed this route.
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  Model  Nikon SUPER COOLSCAN 5000 ED

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